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Posted in thread: Bizarre results pitching on a yeast cake on 08-02-2012 at 03:15 AM
Don not understand this, so I hop some of you can share your wisdom. I pitched a kolsch on
yeast 2575 a few weeks ago and it took off almost immediately. There were no more bubbles at 3
days. I brewed...
Posted in thread: Pitching onto a yeast cake tips? on 08-01-2012 at 11:43 PM
I racked a smaller beer on to a yeast cake on saturday, and it blew the lid off the fermenter
twice within 5 hours of pitching, even with a small blowoff.
Posted in thread: Adding sweetness to fruit beer on 04-23-2012 at 06:02 PM
I've got a raspberry ale ready to bottle, but it is very sour. Anyone have luck using
lactose/splenda or otherwise?
Posted in thread: That moment... on 04-13-2012 at 02:30 AM
Awesome, what was the clone and what's the recipe!!!:mug:Yooper's Cali Common, but with junga
Posted in thread: That moment... on 04-13-2012 at 01:44 AM
When, for the first time, you drink your own clone, and it is better than the original.
Posted in thread: Spicy beer on 04-02-2012 at 11:47 PM
I made one with serranos and ghost pepper-infused vodka that turned out nice. The good thing
about adding infused vodka is that it can be added at bottling, which allows you to go easy on
the pepper a...
Posted in thread: Too much wort, but hit my OG? on 03-11-2012 at 12:22 AM
One follow up. I have about 1.5 inch of head space. I put a sanitized tube in to the geo met
directly, as that is what I assume a blowoff looks like. How much risk of a lid blow off do I
Posted in thread: Too much wort, but hit my OG? on 03-11-2012 at 12:18 AM
Did my second AG batch today, first full boil. It was Yooper's Cali common. I mashed with 3.5
gal, 2 gal mash out, and 3.5 gal sparge. It was to be a 7 gallon boil and a 5.5 batch. I did
use an extra ...
Posted in thread: Earwax taste? on 03-07-2012 at 02:16 AM
Why does your wife know what earwax tastes like?Bedroom stuff is off limits, y'all.
Posted in thread: Earwax taste? on 03-06-2012 at 04:16 PM
My wife complains that some of the beers I brew have an "earwax" aftertaste that is present in
other beers, but not to the same extent. I have brewed a PM IPA, a PM stout, and a PM pilsner.